Canon EOS 7D vs Pentax K-r

Winner
Canon EOS 7D

77

Pentax K-r

73

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 7D

Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
8 fps
Great viewfinder coverage
Viewfinder coverage
100%
 

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-r

Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
12.4 EV
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
300 ms startup delay
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures

galleries

Explore our gallery of 43 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 7D.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Pentax K-r.

competitors

Canon EOS 7D Competitors

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$2,190 - $2,499 body only

$2,700 - $3,099 with 24-105mm lens

Low light performance Significantly lower noise at high ISO
Color depth Better color depth
Lens availability Significantly fewer lenses available
Canon EOS 70D

Canon EOS 70D

Pro DSLR

$750 - $999 body only

$839 - $1,099 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Video autofocus
HDR Has in-camera HDR
Startup delay More startup delay
Canon EOS 6D

Canon EOS 6D

Pro DSLR

$1,219 - $1,399 body only

$1,679 - $1,799 with 24-105mm lens

Low light performance Significantly lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag

Pentax K-r Competitors

Pentax K-x

Pentax K-x

Entry-level DSLR

$1,195 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Shutter lag Slightly less shutter lag
Screen size Much smaller screen
Pentax K-50

Pentax K-50

Entry-level DSLR

$295 body only

$377 - $470 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Shutter lag More shutter lag
Pentax K-S1

Pentax K-S1

Entry-level DSLR

$299 - $430 body only

$365 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly slower

discussion

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